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The Latest In Chicago College Basketball

Posted by on Apr 18, 2013 | 0 comments

  Even though the college basketball season has been over for three weeks now, there is still some activity amongst some of Chicago’s men’s basketball programs. Here is the latest….. The Loyola Ramblers announced recently that they will be joining the Missouri Valley Conference on July 1st of this year. They will essentially be replacing Creighton who joined DePaul and...

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What Can We Expect From the UIC Flames In 2014?

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 | 0 comments

  The answer to this question will be eagerly awaited over the next few months. The 2012-2013 UIC Flames men’s basketball team turned a huge curve in the rebuilding of the program. Howard Moore, who took over the head coaching position from Jimmy Collins in 2010, had quite the mess to clean up. The Flames had not been to the postseason since 2004, they were coming off of back-to-back...

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What Does Brian Urlacher and the UIC Flames Have In Common?

Posted by on Mar 21, 2013 | 0 comments

They both made big headlines across Chicago today. First with the major story of the day……     Major news coming out of Halas Hall today that could have a huge effect on the Chicago Bears future. After 13 seasons of wearing the orange and blue, Brian Urlacher has decided to leave the Bears franchise and test the free agent market. Many Bears fans took to Facebook and...

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UIC Loses In Horizon League Quarterfinal, The Catholic Seven’s Departure Is Official

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013 | 0 comments

    After defeating Cleveland State in the first round of the 2013 Horizon League Tournament this week, UIC had plenty of momentum heading into their quarterfinal match up with Wisconsin-Green Bay. Unfortunately, the ride would come to a screeching halt on Friday as UWGB extinguished the mighty Flames 64-63. This game was tight from start to finish. Both teams traded baskets for pretty...

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UIC Inches Closer To A Potential Postseason Berth While Loyola Awaits Their Postseason Fate

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 | 0 comments

    The road to March Madness has officially begun tonight as the first round of the 2013 Horizon League Men’s Basketball Tournament got under way. Illinois-Chicago and Loyola were at the forefront of tonight’s action. The 5th seeded UIC Flames got to play one final home game tonight as they opened the tournament against  8th seeded Cleveland State. The CSU Vikings had...

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